Assistant Sports Editor
Felix Hernandez was anything but sharp, the Mariners' defense was worse and their hitting was non-existent as Seattle slogged its way to a 6-0 loss against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday at Progressive Field.
CLEVELAND — Danny Farquhars debut with the Seattle Mariners went slightly better than his major league debut in 2011 with the Toronto Blue Jays.
CLEVELAND — The walk-off miseries for the Seattle Mariners continue at Progressive Field. Less than 24 hours after watching the Cleveland Indians celebrate a winning homer in the 10th inning, the Mariners had to watch nearly the same thing again.
BALTIMORE — Another year, another Triple Crown hopeful unable to come through.
NEW YORK — Just about everything the Mariners could want happened Thursday night, as Seattle piecemealed together a grinding 3-2 win over the New York Yankees that came to a taut conclusion with the tying run on third base and an All-Star at the plate in the Bronx.
After nearly four months spent awaiting a decision on the return of professional basketball, Sonics fans were left Wednesday feeling jilted again.
So, heres how NBA commissioner David Stern opened his Wednesday press conference to announce that the owners had voted to reject the Kings relocation to Seattle: This is going to be short for me; I have a game to get to in Oklahoma City.
Tuesdays sixth inning brought on one of the Mariners worst nightmares: a grimace on Felix Hernandezs face.
NEW YORK — Raul Ibanez hit a grand slam in a seven-run first inning Wednesday to send the Seattle Mariners to a comfortable 12-2 win over the New York Yankees in the Bronx.
DALLAS — The Kings are staying in Sacramento, and Seattle will have to wait for another NBA franchise. The NBA Board of Governors voted 22-8 to reject the Kings' proposed move to Seattle on Wednesday.
The Maloof family is threatening not to sell the Kings to the group that wants to keep the team in Sacramento, a source told The Bee on Saturday.
Seattle Sounders FC coach Sigi Schmid calls them bogey teams. They are teams that just seem to have another teams number sometimes for reasons that dont make sense in pure soccer terms.
PITTSBURGH — Jesus Montero summed up the Seattle Mariners 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park succinctly. Thats crazy whats happening, he said. (Felix Hernandez) pitches. I hit a homer. He wins. Unbelievable.
TORONTO — With an 8-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday at Rogers Centre, the Seattle Mariners have won seven of nine games since a brutal road trip to Texas to inch closer to .500 with a 15-17 record.
The Mariners held a team meeting before Saturdays game so third base coach Jeff Datz could inform the team he has been diagnosed with cancer.
The Seattle Seahawks rounded out the final day of the 2013 NFL draft by selecting nine players, including a hard-hitting running back, a physical receiver and versatile linemen on both sides of the ball.
Considered a possible first-round pick by some analysts, defensive tackle Jesse Williams might turn out to be the best value of the 2013 draft for the Seattle Seahawks.
SEATTLE — Once again, the Seattle Mariners were bedeviled by the final 90 feet between third base and home plate for much of Saturday evening.
SHELTON — Brooke Feldmeier is good at many track and field events for Tumwater High School.
Expect the unexpected from the Seattle Seahawks come draft time. Draft pundits say theyll zig, and the Seahawks zag. The latest surprise occurred Friday.